Head Men’s Basketball Coach – Lynn University

School: Lynn University
Position: Head Men's Basketball Coach
Position Type: Full-time
Organization: NCAA
Level: Division II
Conference: Sunshine State Conference

Responsible for management and administration of all phases of a varsity intercollegiate sports program and team, within the guidelines, rules and regulations established by the University, Sunshine State Conference, and NCAA

Essential duties and responsibilities

  • Supports the University’s mission and athletic department core values of SPIRIT, SERVICE and STRENGTH
  • Recruits high quality student-athletes.
  • Organizes, supervises, coordinates, and evaluates practice sessions.
  • Adheres to rules and regulations of the University, SSC, and NCAA.
  • Assumes responsibility for bringing his/her staff and team to the event physically, mentally, and emotionally prepared for competition.
  • Maintains self-control and exhibits sportsmanship in relations with staff, players, officials, opponents, and spectators during competitive events.
  • Is receptive to high school prospects, alumni, and friends of the University.
  • Uses all possible ethical means of motivation, emphasizes means of motivation and values of competitive athletics, acceptable personal behavior, decision making, and lasting values to the individual.
  • Supervises full time assistant coaches, graduate assistants, and volunteer coaches.
  • Plans for transportation, travel, lodging, and meals for team for competition.
  • Follows University and departmental policies on matters relating to requisitioning and purchasing. Manages and works with given budgets.
  • Works closely with trainer and team physician regarding well-being of student-athlete.
  • Participates and contributes to athletics fundraising and community building.
  • Schedules games and events as delegated and as outlined in the Policies and Procedures manual.
  • Cooperates with the athletic administration in the implementation of Department operational procedures.
  • Must represent the Lynn University Department of Athletics in a manner that will enhance and promote confidence in the athletic program.

Required knowledge, skills, and abilities

  • Coaches association membership and certification preferred.
  • Coaching licenses preferred in particular sports programs.
  • CPR/AED certification renewed by the university every two years.
  • Coaching outdoor sports requires acceptance of myriad weather factors.
  • Coaching indoors and in an office location within an athletics environment requires acceptance of a noisy work environment.

Minimum qualifications

  • Masters Degree (M.A.) or equivalent; or four to ten years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Previous collegiate coaching experience required.
Applicant Information:

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